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#1 of 8 Old 05-12-2008, 12:36 PM - Thread Starter
 
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I was a little uncomfortable, but right at the table yesterday for mother's day brunch I fed my DS. I am so proud of myself!!

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It gets easier with practice and experience. Soon it will become second nature- baby's hungry, we'll just sit down (or stand up, whatever your preference) and nurse.

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Good for you! It does get easier. I used to try to find a spot out of the way, but I recently fed DS right at the table in a restaurant. I don't think anyone even noticed.
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Well done!
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When ds was little I used the table like a boppy and put him on it and brought my boob to him. It was, uh let's say, distracting to servers in resturants
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Great job! It will become second nature in no time! THe more you do it the better you get at it!

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Woot! Way to go!! :

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Good for you!! Isn't it empowering??

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